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Craig Gentry placed on disabled list with broken hand; Billy Burns called up

The diagnosis for Gentry is a broken hand , which he suffered on a bunt attempt in Sunday's game.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Athletics Nation

Could A's go back to Cubs for potential Tommy Milone trade?

Could the A's turn back to a recent trade partner now that Tommy Milone has asked out of Oakland? They probably should.


Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Tommy Milone, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Jeff Samardzija, A.J Griffin

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

A's adjust as Chavez's innings count goes up

Sometime in the next month, likely within his next three or four starts, A's right-hander Jesse Chavez should surpass the highest number of innings he has thrown in a professional season.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, A.J Griffin, Sonny Gray

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Yanks Go Yard

Is It Time For The Yankees To Give Up On Manny Banuelos?

There have been plenty of guys who have come back from Tommy John surgery. John Smoltz .


Related Topix: Sports, Manny Banuelos, Ivan Nova, Baseball Players, Masahiro Tanaka

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

When trouble strikes, the A's shuffle the pieces and keep on rolling

Before the A's recorded their 58th win of the season last Thursday against the cross-bay Giants, matching their best record through 92 games since the franchise moved to Oakland in 1968, closer Sean Doolittle was asked whether there was any feeling in the clubhouse that the team had played above its head in the first half.


Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Scott Kazmir, A.J Griffin

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

With Athletics and Giants making impressive showings in first half, high hopes for playoffs

The small-budget Oakland Athletics are baseball's best team at the break in a division featuring some of the sport's highest-paid stars.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, American League West, American League, Oakland Athletics, San Francisco Giants, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Arizona Diamondbacks recall Trevor Cahill, option Mike Bolsinger to Reno

The Arizona Diamondbacks announced Monday pitcher Trevor Cahill has been recalled from Triple-A Reno.


Related Topix: Sports, Josh Collmenter, Trevor Cahill, Baseball Players, Arizona Diamondbacks

Sun Jul 13, 2014


Sonny Gray helps A's end skid vs. Seattle

Emerging from their Felix-Iwakuma funk, the A's used their usual first-half formula to cram another win onto their record before the All-Star break.


Related Topix: Sports, Sonny Gray, Baseball Players, A.J Griffin, Hisashi Iwakuma

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Marcos Breton: A's starter Scott Kazmir goes from unwanted to All-Star

He was the veteran pitcher acquired during the offseason after a horrendous injury suffered last summer while pitching in Atlanta.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Scott Kazmir, Masahiro Tanaka, A.J Griffin

Wed Jul 09, 2014

A Yankees fire sale? If Tanaka goes down long term, it's time...

If the news is really bad for Masahiro Tanaka - and, these days in baseball, is it ever good when the words "elbow soreness" are used in the same sentence with a star pitcher? - then the letters MRI should stand for something else entirely for the Yankees.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Masahiro Tanaka, Baseball Players, David Robertson, Matt Harvey, Matt Moore

The Press Democrat

These A's are Beane's best

This is my Wednesday column on the A's . WARNING: This is a baseball column. Forty-Niners fans, feel free to skip this.


Related Topix: Sports, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players, Sonny Gray, Bartolo Colon, Justin Verlander, Brad Radke

Tue Jul 08, 2014

WANE-TV Fort Wayne

Report: Parker Could Begin Throwing Program Soon

Norwell high school graduate Jarrod Parker could be taking a big step in recovering from Tommy John surgery in the near future.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Sports Central Articles and Columns

Let's Not Put the A's in the Series Just Yet

Eons ago, an anonymous Brooklyn Dodgers executive crowed when the club dealt for Chicago Cubs outfielder Andy Pafko, in June 1951, "Gentlemen, we have just traded for the pennant."


Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players, A.J Griffin

Sat Jul 05, 2014

New York Post

Why the Moneyball Aa s just landed a top-line starter

In early December, after a spree in which the Athletics uncharacteristically invested nearly $40 million to obtain Scott Kazmir via free agency and Jim Johnson and Luke Gregerson in trades, an executive who is pals with Oakland general manager Billy Beane made this statement: The translation was Beane had enjoyed success in making the playoffs and ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players, Starlin Castro, A.J Griffin

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Swingin' A's

A's Blockbuster: Addison Russell to the Cubs for Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel

Jun 12, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija delivers a pitch against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the first inning at PNC Park.


Related Topix: Sports, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players, Pittsburgh Pirates, Major League Baseball, Dan Straily, Oakland Athletics, A.J Griffin

The Press Democrat

Giants' tailspin - what went wrong?

This Giants team, the one the Cardinals destroyed 7-2 Thursday afternoon, is no different than the team Sabean put together last season, the one that finished 10 games under .500.


Related Topix: Sports, Madison Bumgarner, Baseball Players, Brandon Belt, Matt Cain, A.J Griffin

Mon Jun 30, 2014


Will the second half bring more of the same for the MLB-leading A's?

The A's reached the halfway mark of their season Sunday, and it's tough to find too much fault with what took place over the first 81 games.


Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Tommy Milone, A.J Griffin

Sun Jun 29, 2014


Pitcher injuries traced back to overuse

Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Patrick Corbin pitches to a Kansas City Royals batter during the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game Wednesday, March 5, 2014, in Scottsdale, Ariz.


Related Topix: Sports, Matt Moore, Baseball Players, Tampa Bay Rays, Major League Baseball, A.J Griffin, Matt Harvey, Jeremy Affeldt